Minos van Joolingen specializes in European and Dutch competition law. Following his law studies he completed a postgraduate course in European competition law at King’s College in London. Until 2007 Minos worked in the European and Competition Law practice group of AKD Prinsen Van Wijmen in Brussels, which gave him broad experience in advising and litigating on cartel agreements, the abuse of dominant positions and notifications of mergers and acquisitions. He represents companies in proceedings before the European Commission, the Netherlands Competition Authority and the civil courts.
Minos also advises international and national companies on aspects of competition law in exclusive and selective distribution agreements, franchising, buying associations, cooperative agreements and joint ventures. He has also acted as adviser to trade associations and cooperatives.